EVIDENCE-BASED NURSING GUIDE TO DISEASE MANAGEMENT

Author: LWW
Affiliation:
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication Date: 2009
ISBN 10: 0781788269
ISBN 13: 9780781788267
Edition: 1st

Description:

The Evidence-Based Nursing Guide to Disease Management is part of a brand-new book series on evidence-based nursing. Solidly evidence-based and comprehensive, the book covers all current facts on more than 175 diseases. Coverage of each disease includes causes, signs and symptoms, diagnostic tests, current treatment modalities, nursing actions and considerations, and more. Graphic icons highlight new and emerging infectious diseases, important clinical alerts, health and safety tips, newsworthy developments and research, and the evidence behind certain facts.

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • STAFF
  • CONTRIBUTORS AND CONSULTANTS
  • FOREWORD

Cardiovascular disorders

  • ABDOMINAL ANEURYSM
  • ARTERIAL OCCLUSIVE DISEASE
  • CORONARY ARTERY DISEASE
  • DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY
  • ENDOCARDITIS
  • FEMORAL AND POPLITEAL ANEURYSMS
  • HEART FAILURE
  • HYPERTENSION
  • HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY
  • MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION
  • MYOCARDITIS
  • PERICARDITIS
  • RHEUMATIC FEVER AND RHEUMATIC HEART DISEASE
  • THORACIC AORTIC ANEURYSM
  • THROMBOPHLEBITIS
  • VALVULAR HEART DISEASE

Respiratory disorders

  • ACUTE RESPIRATORY DISTRESS SYNDROME
  • ATELECTASIS
  • CHRONIC OBSTRUCTIVE PULMONARY DISEASE
  • COR PULMONALE
  • CYSTIC FIBROSIS
  • IDIOPATHIC PULMONARY FIBROSIS
  • PLEURAL EFFUSION AND EMPYEMA
  • PNEUMONIA
  • PNEUMOTHORAX
  • PULMONARY EMBOLISM
  • PULMONARY HYPERTENSION
  • Emerging infection SEVERE ACUTE RESPIRATORY SYNDROME
  • TUBERCULOSIS

Neurologic disorders

  • ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE
  • AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL SCLEROSIS
  • ARTERIOVENOUS MALFORMATIONS
  • CEREBRAL ANEURYSM
  • CREUTZFELDT-JAKOB DISEASE
  • ENCEPHALITIS
  • GUILLAIN-BARRÉ SYNDROME
  • HEADACHE
  • MENINGITIS
  • MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS
  • MYASTHENIA GRAVIS
  • PARKINSON’S DISEASE
  • SEIZURE DISORDER
  • STROKE

Gastrointestinal disorders

  • APPENDICITIS
  • CHOLELITHIASIS AND RELATED DISORDERS
  • CIRRHOSIS AND FIBROSIS
  • CROHN’S DISEASE
  • ESOPHAGEAL DIVERTICULA
  • GASTROENTERITIS
  • GASTROESOPHAGEAL REFLUX
  • HEPATIC ENCEPHALOPATHY
  • HIATAL HERNIA
  • IRRITABLE BOWEL SYNDROME
  • LIVER ABSCESS
  • MALLORY-WEISS SYNDROME
  • NONVIRAL HEPATITIS
  • PANCREATITIS
  • PEPTIC ULCERS
  • PERITONITIS
  • ULCERATIVE COLITIS
  • VIRAL HEPATITIS

Musculoskeletal disorders

  • CARPAL TUNNEL SYNDROME
  • GOUT
  • HERNIATED DISK
  • OSTEOARTHRITIS
  • OSTEOMYELITIS
  • OSTEOPOROSIS
  • PAGET’S DISEASE
  • RHABDOMYOLYSIS
  • TENDINITIS AND BURSITIS

Renal and urologic disorders

  • ACUTE POSTSTREPTOCOCCAL GLOMERULONEPHRITIS
  • ACUTE PYELONEPHRITIS
  • ACUTE RENAL FAILURE
  • ACUTE TUBULAR NECROSIS
  • BENIGN PROSTATIC HYPERPLASIA
  • CHRONIC RENAL FAILURE
  • LOWER URINARY TRACT INFECTION
  • NEPHROTIC SYNDROME
  • NEUROGENIC BLADDER
  • PROSTATITIS
  • RENAL CALCULI
  • RENOVASCULAR HYPERTENSION

Immune disorders

  • ACQUIRED IMMUNODEFICIENCY SYNDROME
  • ALLERGIC RHINITIS
  • ANAPHYLAXIS
  • ASTHMA
  • BLOOD TRANSFUSION REACTION
  • LATEX ALLERGY
  • LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS
  • RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS
  • SCLERODERMA
  • VASCULITIS

Hematologic disorders

  • APLASTIC ANEMIAS
  • DISSEMINATED INTRAVASCULAR COAGULATION
  • HEMOPHILIA
  • HYPERSPLENISM
  • IDIOPATHIC THROMBOCYTOPENIC PURPURA
  • IRON DEFICIENCY ANEMIA
  • PLATELET FUNCTION DISORDERS
  • POLYCYTHEMIA VERA
  • SICKLE CELL ANEMIA
  • THROMBOCYTOPENIA
  • VON WILLEBRAND’S DISEASE

Metabolic disorders

  • HYPERLIPOPROTEINEMIA
  • HYPOGLYCEMIA
  • METABOLIC SYNDROME
  • OBESITY
  • SYNDROME OF INAPPROPRIATE ANTIDIURETIC HORMONE

Endocrine disorders

  • ADRENAL HYPOFUNCTION
  • CUSHING’S SYNDROME
  • DIABETES INSIPIDUS
  • DIABETES MELLITUS
  • HYPERALDOSTERONISM
  • HYPERPARATHYROIDISM
  • HYPERTHYROIDISM
  • HYPOPARATHYROIDISM
  • HYPOPITUITARISM
  • HYPOTHYROIDISM
  • PHEOCHROMOCYTOMA
  • THYROIDITIS

Sensory disorders

  • AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION
  • CATARACT
  • CORNEAL ULCERS
  • GLAUCOMA
  • MÉNIÈRE’S DISEASE
  • OTITIS EXTERNA
  • OTITIS MEDIA
  • RETINAL DETACHMENT
  • SINUSITIS

Infections

  • ANTHRAX
  • BOTULISM
  • CANDIDIASIS
  • COMMON COLD
  • CYTOMEGALOVIRUS INFECTION
  • DIPHTHERIA
  • ESCHERICHIA COLI AND OTHER ENTEROBACTERIACEAE INFECTIONS
  • HAEMOPHILUS INFLUENZAE INFECTION
  • HISTOPLASMOSIS
  • INFLUENZA
  • LYME DISEASE
  • MALARIA
  • METHICILLIN-RESISTANT STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS INFECTION
  • MUMPS
  • PNEUMOCYSTIS CARINII PNEUMONIA
  • PSEUDOMONAS INFECTIONS
  • RABIES
  • RUBELLA
  • RUBEOLA
  • SALMONELLOSIS
  • SEPTIC SHOCK
  • SHIGELLOSIS
  • STREPTOCOCCAL INFECTIONS
  • TETANUS
  • VANCOMYCIN-RESISTANT ENTEROCOCCUS INFECTION
  • VARICELLA
  • WEST NILE ENCEPHALITIS

Appendices

    EVIDENCE-BASED NURSING PRACTICE

    EVIDENCE-BASED RESOURCES